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Road to Digital Transformation
and Artificial Intelligence

Prepare your business for the data-driven future

Tuesday, 26th June 2018 | 08:30 - 14:30 | Lagos

SAS has been applying analytics to the toughest business problems for decades. With SAS, you get solutions built on a powerful analytics platform – and millions of lessons learned. Join us at our Road to Digital Transformation and Artificial Intelligence event on June 26 in Lagos to meet thought leaders and SAS experts.

Topics will include the path to digital transformation- how to prioritise your data, analytics and automation processes, and using analytics to accelerate your path to value. We will demonstrate practical examples on how AI has improved customer experience and how innovation through analytics is possible. You will have the chance to hear from thought leaders in this space, customers and a not-to-be-missed Keynote address from Neil Harbisson, Cyborg Artist and many more.

MAKING AI BUSINESS-SMART

What steps can you take today?
SAS experts and guests will show you:

The art of the practical: making AI real

The effect of GDPR on AI

Automated machine learning

What's so special about the internet of things?

Speakers

Neil Harbisson

Neil Harbisson
Artist and co-founder of the Cyborg Foundation

Desan Naidoo

Desan Naidoo
Vice President, SAS Africa

Larry Orimoloye

Larry Orimoloye
Senior Business Solutions Manager - Advanced Analytics & AI, SAS

Alex Kwiatkowski

Alex Kwiatkowski
Global Banking Practice, SAS

David Cosgrave

David Cosgrave
Pre-Sales Director & Head of Customer Intelligence, SAS Africa

Aneshan Ramaloo

Aneshan Ramaloo
Advanced Analytics Practice Lead, SAS Africa

Agenda

Tuesday, 26th June 
08:30 - 09:00
Arrival tea and coffee
09:00 - 09:20Analytics Economy: Accelerating your path to Value

Desan Naidoo - Vice President, SAS Africa
09:20 - 09:50Keynote: The Renaissance of our Species

Neil Harbisson - Artist and co-founder of the Cyborg Foundation
09:50 - 10:20Artificial Intelligence: How it's changing the world of business

Larry Orimoloye - Senior Business Solutions Manager - Advanced Analytics & AI, SAS
10:20 - 10:45Embarking on your Digital Transformation journey
How do you embark on your Digital Transformation journey? Alex will share examples and stories from global financial services organisations who’ve transformed themselves to meet the challenges of the digital era.

Alex Kwiatkowski - Global Banking Practice, SAS
10:45 - 11:15Tea Break
11:15 - 11:40The Art of the Practical: Making AI real: What could AI do for my organization

Prenton Chetty - Senior Manager, Advanced Analytics, Nedbank
11:40 - 12:20Solving business problems using data visualization and machine learning

Aneshan Ramaloo - Advanced Analytics Practice Lead, SAS Africa

12:20 - 12:45

Panel Discussion: Looking ahead: The role of Analytics in Cognitive Computing, Machine Learning and IoT
Panelists:
Larry Orimoloye - Senior Business Solutions Manager - Advanced Analytics & AI, SAS

Moderator: David Cosgrave - Pre-Sales Director & Head of Customer Intelligence, SAS Africa
12:45 - 13:00Wrap up and close
13:00 - 14:30Lunch and networking

1 on 1 Meetings with SAS specialists on:

Machine Learning

Analytics Platform

Data Management

IoT

Intercontinental Hotel Lagos
2 Kofo Abayomi St,
Victoria Island, Lagos
Directions

Don't miss our AI: Deliver innovation that's business-smart session - register today to learn more about;

Customer experiences and best practices

The challenge of AI projects - success strategies and solutions

Discover the latest technology solutions

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